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The Coach House is an idyllic luxurious Five Star Gold first floor holiday home, sleeping four guests in a peaceful countryside setting in the Herefordshire village of Stoke Prior. With a large private balcony for relaxation, overlooking the glorious Herefordshire countryside, this is a perfect place to escape and unwind. Here you can walk, cycle, horse ride, explore the pretty villages and historic towns dotted amongst the beautiful countryside, browse the antique and book shops or enjoy home-made food in a country pub or award winning restaurant. Alternatively, take advantage of the excellent facilities that The Coach House provides and create your perfect supper at home from wonderful locally sourced produce.
Sitting within the extensive grounds of The Old Rectory where the owners live, The Coach House offers contemporary decor with luxury furnishings. A Victorian building which creates a harmonious atmosphere with the tranquil north Herefordshire countryside surrounding the property as a beautiful backdrop.
Stoke Prior is conveniently located and provides easy access to attractions including stately homes, gardens and parks as well as the ancient market towns of Ludlow and Ledbury and the historic cathedral city of Hereford. The nearest town is Leominster (just ten minutes away with a British Rail station) which offers excellent shopping and a wealth of antique shops. Worcester (and the M5) is just thirty five minutes away.
Herefordshire provides the perfect place to escape the pressures of everyday life. Much of the county is totally unspoilt and the surrounding area to the Coach-House, with fields on all sides and an adjacent footpath, provides an ideal base for a relaxing holiday.
There are plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy including cycling, horse riding, fishing and golf and for those with 'green fingers', visit the T3 nursery (featured on Gardener’s World) in Stoke Prior village which specialise in Salvia and Abutilon. There are three National Trust properties within fifteen minutes, cider museums, beautiful gardens to visit and a pub in the village which is within easy walking distance.
Hereford City and its cathedral which houses the Mappa Mundi is twelve miles South of Stoke Prior. The Coach House is also within easy reach of the Malvern Hills, the Black Mountains, the Brecon Beacons and the beautiful Carding Mill Valley which are just forty five minutes away by car.
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Gillian Stovold joined Independent Cottages in July 2012
Outside: Large tiled balcony with table, four chairs and magnificent panoramic views. Ample parking for two cars and secure storage for bicycles. Waterproof clothing and boot drying area available in garage, along with tumble drier.
Additional information: Short breaks often available (three night minimum break). Oil-fired boiler for hot water and central heating. Free Wi-Fi internet access. Children welcome. Highchair and travel cot available but please advise at time of booking if required (small supplement for this service). No smoking and no pets.
Prices: Please note that Christmas/New Year is charged at £900 for a 7 night break.
Star Rating: 5 Star Gold
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See www.coach-house.co.uk full details, photos slide show and easy booking. TripAdvisor THE COACH HOUSE LEOMINSTER Certificate of Excellence as a business that consistently gains top reviews